October 21 - November 14
Advising Appointments for Winter Quarter Registration
(appointments only - no walk-in advising)
Each student will be assigned an advising appointment. The appointment is mandatory and is your only opportunity to choose your classes before registration opens. Please arrive on time! Students arriving more than 15 minutes late will forfeit their appointments.
Check your email on Monday, October 20th for your assigned date and time!
Upcoming Events - Mark Your Calendars!
Join fellow students from around the world to discuss “The Afterlife: world traditions and beliefs on death and beyond” . Everyone welcome!
Free beverages and candy. Wear a costume!! $3/student.
Nov 4 4:30pm - 8:30pm Syre Auditorium Dia de los Muertos Celebration
Come celebrate the Mexican holiday, Dia de los Muertos, with the WCC Latino Leadership Club.Everyone Welcome!
Potluck (bring food)! Music! Dancing – Aztec Danza and Baile Folklorico! View altars! Sugar skulls! Face painting! Workshops! Prizes!
Nov 8 All day Seattle Day Trip with the International Friendship Club
Bus trip to Seattle' for shopping and sightseeing. Currently all spaces are filled, but you can sign up for a place on the waiting list in case someone cancels!
Nov. 19 5:30pm - 7:30pm Syre Auditorium Native Vision Presentation
The presentation is "a unique combination of Theatre, Video, and Live Interaction that creates a high impact experience and an unforgettable journey through history. “ Native Vision focuses on the story of a young Navajo girl who is taken from her home and placed in a government-run boarding school during the 1930s, as part of a government effort to "civilize" Native American children into mainstream society . Free admission.
Move it! Mondays 4:00pm - 5:00pm Syre 107/108
9/22; 9/29; 10/6; 10/13; 10/20; 10/27; 11/3; 11/17; 11/24
No place to work out with the Pavilion closed? No sweat! Join us each Monday in Syre for aerobic exercise classes. This event is FREE to students, faculty, and staff. Bellingham Jazzercise is working with us to bring you this activity and their instructor is a Whatcom student! Each week there will be participation prizes and everyone is eligible to win!
Whatcom Wednesdays Different times each week at various locations across the campus!
Look for a variety of engaging activities and prizes (for faculty/staff too!) every Wednesday! There will be anything from DIY crafts, Spirit Days, Courageous Conversations, Scavenger Hunts, and More! Hint… you may be rewarded for wearing your Orca gear on Wednesdays!
University Transfer Information Sessions and Workshops
Campus tours and nformation on WWU's International Programs .
Visits to WCC from College Admissions Representatives
More coming soon!
Join a club -- Everyone welcome!
International Friendship Club every Wednesday 4:00-5:00pm Kulshan 225
International Sports Club every Tuesday 4:00-5:00pm Syre 211
Japanese Club every Friday 1:30 - 3:00 pm Heiner 101 (September 26 through November 21)
Join this new on-campus group that provides opportunities for students and staff to gain a better understanding of our interconnected world. For more information contact Iris Anthony in the International Programs Office.
>>>> Did you move? Get a new phone number? Change your email address?
Please fill out a Change of Biographic Information Form and email it or bring it to the International Programs Office. Forms are also available at the International Programs Front Desk.
>>>> Check your email every day!
WCC International Programs will communicate with students by email. It’s very important to provide our office with an up-to-date email address and check email on a regular basis
>>>> Health insurance is required!
Please note: there will be an increase in the Lewer health insurance fee to $286.23 per quarter
All WCC international students are automatically enrolled in and billed for Lewer Health Insurance ($286.23 per quarter as of Fall 2014). If you purchased health insurance in your home country, you MUST provide the IP Office proof of the insurance before you register. We can then remove the WCC’s health insurance charge from your account.